Manhattan Baseball BIO
32 Tom Cosgrove
Ranks sixth in school history with 225 strikeouts.
2017 Junior Season
Second Team All-MAAC (P)
One of the most dominating pitchers in the MAAC … Two-time MAAC Pitcher of the Week … Paced the MAAC and ranked 48th nationally with 105 strikeouts (11.21/game - 32nd NCAA) while also matching Chris Cody's single-season record ... Went 5-7 while ranking fourth nationally with five complete games (2nd MAAC) and a 4.38 ERA over 84.1 innings (9th MAAC) … Limited opposing hitters to a .265 average … Made 14 appearances, including 13 starts… Recorded double-digits in strikeouts four times, including three-straight starts at one point … Worked at least six innings in 10 of his 13 starts … Over his final seven starts, was 4-3 with three complete games, 51 strikeouts and a 2.20 ERA in 49.0 innings of action while limiting opposing hitters to a .227 average … Earned his first weekly MAAC honor in recording a complete game shutout in dominating 2-0 win over Canisius (5/13) … Struck out 10 while allowing just two hits and fanned each of the final five batters he faced …. Also induced eight groundouts and picked a runner off first … Collected his second-straight weekly MAAC honor with six strikeouts, against no walks, over 6.0 scoreless frames of four-hit ball … Earned win against Iona (4/22) with 8.0 innings of one-run ball with nine strikeouts and 13 groundouts in an overpowering complete game effort … In victory over Niagara (3/26), fanned 11 over 6.0 innings while yielding one earned run … Didn't allow an earned run over 8.0 innings with five strikeouts at Maine (4/14)… Fanned 11 over 6.0 innings against Siena (4/1) and 12 in just 5.0 innings at Seton Hall (3/18) … Earned the win against Rider (4/30), striking out seven over 6.1 innings … Allowed just one run in 6.1 innings with eight strikeouts against Quinnipiac (5/6) … At the MAAC Championship, fanned six over 7.0 innings against Iona while matching Cody's single-season strikeout mark ... In the season opener, struck out seven over 5.2 innings at American Conference Champion UCF (2/25) before registering six in 6.0 innings in complete game effort at FIU (3/4) … Limited righties to a .238 average and opposing hitters to a .177 clip with two outs.
2016 Sophomore Season
Went 5-5 with 80 strikeouts (3rd MAAC), against 31 walks, two complete games (6th MAAC) and a 3.70 ERA (9th MAAC) over 90.0 innings (3rd MAAC) ... Won each of his final four starts ... Made 15 appearances, including 14 starts ... Allowed two earned runs or less in eight of his starts while going at least six innings nine times ... Named MAAC Pitcher of the Week in dominating win at Niagara (5/7) ... Struck out nine and didn't allow an earned run while yielding just five hits against the Purple Eagles ... Also fanned nine and didn't allow a free pass over 8.0 shutout innings in victory at Lehigh (3/25) while scattering four hits ... Struck out a season-high 10 while allowing just one run in tough no-decision against Canisius (4/9) ... In MAAC Tournament win over Monmouth (5/25), struck out five, against no walks, over 6.0 innings ... Fanned six while over 6.0 innings of one-run ball in dominating victory over Iona (5/19) ... Also struck out six while allowing two earned runs over 6.0 innings in collecting the win against Saint Peter's (5/14) ... Fanned six and allowed just one run over 5.2 innings in no-decision against Fairfield (4/29) ... Worked 8.0 solid innings of two-run ball at Seton Hall (3/18) ... Opened the season by scattering just two hits and one unearned run with three strikeouts at Old Dominion (2/26) ... Struck out six at FIU (3/11).
2015 Freshman Season
Went 1-5 with 40 strikeouts and a 4.94 ERA over 54.2 innings of work … Struck out at least six on four occasions while working at least six innings five times … Allowed two earned runs or less in five starts… Appeared in 13 games, making nine starts … MAAC Rookie of the Week after firing 7.0 scoreless innings in win at Rutgers (3/31) … Also registered 7.0 shutout frames with a pair of strikeouts while scattering six hits in no decision against Rider (5/2) … Notched six strikeouts over 6.0 innings of one-hit ball in no decision at Hofstra (3/24) … Struck out a career-high seven over 6.0 innings in his second appearance against the Pride (4/15) … Fanned six over 6.0 innings of two-run ball against Niagara (4/25) … Struck out six at Iona (5/14).
Played his prep ball at Monsignor Farrell High School under the direction of Robert Mulligan ... Earned four letters for the Lions ... Named All-State as a senior ... Team's Cy Young winner in each of his final two seasons while also playing in the NYC Mayor's Cup All-Star Game each year ... As a senior, owned a 0.76 earned run average, striking out 69 batters over 55 innings ... Helped Farrell reach the CHSAA city championship game as a junior in 2013 ... Pitched to a 6-0 record and a 1.25 ERA as a junior ... Born on June 14, 1996 ... Son of Tom and Caryn Cosgrove ... Has volunteered with Special Olympics ... Enjoys fishing ... Is majoring in civil engineering at Manhattan.
|Hometown:||Staten Island, NY|
|High School:||Monsignor Farrell|